Tribpedia: Hopwood Lawsuit

Supreme Court Set to Hear Oral Arguments on UT's Admissions Policy

The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday will hear oral arguments in Fisher v. the University of Texas at Austin, a lawsuit related to the use of race in university admissions policies. The justices will consider Abigail Fisher’s argument that UT-Austin’s admissions policy violates the 14th Amendment's Equal Protection Clause.